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Environment Canada has issued a ‘Weather Advisory’ for the City of Hamilton.

Statements

3:17 PM EST Wednesday 16 December 2020
Weather advisory in effect for:

  • City of Hamilton

Winter Weather Travel Advisory in effect for tonight and early Thursday morning.

A narrow band of lake effect snow is expected to develop over western Lake Ontario this evening. Total snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm are possible before the snow tapers off early Thursday morning.

Under the lake effect bands heavy bursts of snow and blowing snow can significantly reduce visibilities.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution and be prepared for quickly changing driving conditions. Consider postponing non essential travel as snow covered and icy roads are expected.

Statements

3:30 PM EST Tuesday 15 December 2020
Weather advisory in effect for:

  • City of Hamilton

Winter Weather Travel Advisory in effect for Wednesday.

A narrow band of lake effect snow is expected to develop off Lake Ontario Tuesday overnight and move inland early Wednesday morning. This band will be over the Burlington area early Wednesday morning and slowly shift northwards reaching the southwestern section of the City of Toronto by mid morning. Through the afternoon the band will drift south, reaching downtown Hamilton in the evening. Snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm are possible by Wednesday overnight with snowfall rates of several centimeters per hour likely.

Under the lake effect bands heavy bursts of snow and blowing snow can significantly reduce visibilities.

Motorists are advised to exercise caution and be prepared for quickly changing driving conditions. Consider postponing non essential travel as snow covered and icy roads are expected.

Source: Environment Canada

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